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Technology Transfer: Company Research

Company Profiles & Annual Reports

Annual Reports & Financial Information:


Mergent Online

  • US Companies + some international
  • Publicly held companies only


  • US Companies, including ~85,000 privately held companies.
  • Stock reports, executive information and competitors


  • Freely available from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Includes 10-k, 10-Q, Proxy statements and additional filings(a list of forms is available here ) .
  • International versions exist, such as  SEDAR (Canada), Companies House (UK), and Zefix (Switzerland) and others.

ThomsonOne Banker (Internet Explorer Only)

  • Detailed financial information
  • Research reports from Datamonitor, JP MOrgan, Barclays and more
  • Much more information is available within this database.


Reference USA

  • Search by company name, industy, location, executive name and more.a robust resource for company contact information
  • Locate parent companies and subsidiaries
  • Identify contact names


  • Company and industry overviews
  • A good basic starting point for company research

Contact information

Laura Carscaddon
Team Leader, Social Science, Business & Education
Georgia State University Library

Brenna Helmstutler
Team Leader, Health & Sciences
Georgia State University Library